Millcast Episode 29
A Day in the Mill
By: Amanda & Peggy
A day in the life at the mill is showcased, featuring the new hires Emma and Leah. Amanda & Peggy discuss their commute to work, the tasks they handle, and their plans for collaboration with a local knitwear designer. They also mention the concept of a "fibershed" and a design challenge organized by the Northern New England Fibershed. The challenge encourages participants to create outfits using locally sourced materials, with prizes awarded based on locality and creativity. The hosts express excitement about the challenge and discuss potential projects, including a tweed suit made from their own sheep's wool.
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